U.S. Embassy in Georgia: Democracy Outreach/Alumni Program

Deadline: 15 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy is currently inviting applicants for its 2018 ESF-funded Democracy Outreach/Alumni Program to provide support for U.S. Government (USG) alumni activities. The Program allows post to provide individual grants to Georgian USG alumni, for activities that support democratic advancement and economic reform. Grant proposals must support projects that address a tangible need in a community and have measurable outcomes. Applicants may develop partnerships … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Albania: Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018

Deadline: 10 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy is seeking project proposals for the 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). The AFCP is one of many ways that they partner with Albania to preserve its unique cultural heritage. Funding Information Floor on Amount of Individual Awards: US $10,000 per project. Ceiling on Amount of Individual Awards: $200,000 per project. Funding Areas Through the AFCP Program, the Department of State supports projects to preserve … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Turkey: Seeking Applications for AFCP Large Grants Competition 2018

Deadline: 20 December 2017 Applications are open for the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program to support large scale, partnership-based projects to preserve significant cultural heritage sites in Turkey. Funding Information Floor (Minimum) on Amount of Awards:  $200,000 per project. Funding Areas The AFCP Large Grants Program supports the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Turkey: Seeking Applications for AFCP Small Grants Competition 2018

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Turkey and the Cultural Heritage Center of the Bureau of Education and Cultural Affairs of the Department of State have announced a 2018 call for proposals for the Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Competition. The AFCP competition for Turkey aims to support preservation of cultural sites or objects and museum collections of historical or cultural significance to the cultural heritage of Turkey. AFCP was established to support … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Slovakia: Inviting Applicants for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy’s Public Affairs Section (PAS) has announced that funding is available through the embassy’s Small Grants Program for awards up to $10,000. Small grants are intended for local representatives of civil society, including non-governmental organizations and universities. They support projects to: Increase Slovakia’s engagement in global peace and stability Strengthen the rule of law, government accountability, and anti-corruption efforts … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Montenegro: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Large Grants Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S Embassy is seeking project abstracts for the 2018 AFCP Large Grants Program to preserve cultural sites or objects that have a historical or cultural significance to the cultural heritage of Montenegro. This competitive global fund was established to help countries preserve cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. respect for other cultures. The projects selected to receive funding under this program will advance U.S. diplomatic goals and demonstrate the … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Montenegro: 2018 Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Small Grants Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy is seeking project proposals for the 2018 AFCP Small Grants Program to preserve cultural sites or objects that have a historical or cultural significance to the cultural heritage of Montenegro. This competitive global fund was established to help countries preserve cultural heritage and to demonstrate U.S. respect for other cultures. The projects selected to receive funding under this program will advance U.S. diplomatic goals and demonstrate the … [Read more...]

British Council in Ukraine: 2017 Call for Proposals for Culture Bridges

Deadline: Various Mobility Grants: 8 January 2018 Cooperation Projects: 29 January 2018 British Council in Ukraine is seeking proposals for its program entitled "Culture Bridges" with an aim to support the development of the cultural sector in Ukraine and enables it to engage more effectively with cultural organizations and operators in the EU. Culture Bridges is funded by the European Union and managed by the British Council in partnership with the European Union National … [Read more...]

RAI2E Grant Program: Inviting Proposals from Government and Non-government Organizations

Deadline: 30 November 2017 The RAI Regional Steering Committee (RSC) is currently inviting proposals from Government and non-government organizations to carry out operational research in Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, and Viet Nam. Priority Areas for Operational Research The Regional Component of the Regional Artemisinin-resistance Initiative (RAI2E) Funding Request, as approved by the Global Fund, presents two high-level research areas which are considered a priority in the GMS … [Read more...]

U.S. Mission to Nigeria: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation – Large Grants Competition

Deadline: 19 January 2018 U.S. Mission Nigeria has announced a call for project abstracts for the 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) Large Grants Competition. The AFCP Large Grants Program supports the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and major museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country. Appropriate project activities may include: preventive conservation … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Lebanon: Seeking Applications for AFCP Large Grants Program

Deadline:  15 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy has launched the AFCP Large Grants Program to support the preservation of major ancient archaeological sites, historic buildings and monuments, and museum collections that are accessible to the public and protected by law in the host country. Funding Information New projects are eligible starting at $500,000 of support. Projects previously supported by AFCP are eligible for up to $200,000 of support. Funding Activities           The AFCP Large … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Lebanon: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation Competition

Deadline: 8 January 2018 The U.S. Embassy in Beirut, Lebanon is seeking project proposals for the 2018 U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) competition. Through the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP), the U.S. Department of State helps countries around the globe preserve cultural and religious patrimony including historic sites, manuscripts, museum collections, and traditional forms of expression such as music, dance, and language. Funding Areas Through … [Read more...]

Applications Open for British Academy’s Newton Mobility Grants!

Deadline: 20 December 2017 The British Academy is seeking applications for its Newton Mobility Grants to provide support for international researchers based in a country covered by the Newton Fund to establish and develop collaboration with UK researchers around a specific jointly defined research project. These one-year awards are particularly suited to initiate new collaborative partnerships, between scholars who have not previously worked together, or new initiatives between scholars who … [Read more...]

Australia Awards in Indonesia: Call for Applications for Alumni Grant Scheme 2018

Deadline: 20 January 2018 Australia Awards in Indonesia has announced a call for project proposals under the Alumni Grant Scheme (AGS) 2018 Round 1. The AGS offers seed funding, on a competitive basis, for initiatives that create impact in applicant’s professional field, organization and community. The program aims to strengthen Australia-Indonesia linkages and encourage alumni to further leverage their Australian-earnt expertise to put ideas into action to create meaningful … [Read more...]

Strong Cities Network: Call for Proposals for Local Innovation Grant

Deadline: 18 December 2017 The Strong Cities Network (SCN) has announced an opportunity for the award of a Local Innovation Grant for a community-based organization to implement new projects and activities aimed at preventing and countering violent extremism (P/CVE) at the local level across the Western Balkans. SCN Local Innovation Grants are aimed at providing support to civil society organizations, and are intended to strengthen partnerships between communities and local government to … [Read more...]

ShareLab Fund: Supporting Early Stage Organizations

Deadline: 5 January 2018 Nesta is currently inviting expressions of interest (EOIs) from people with ideas for how collaborative digital platforms can help relieve pressure on existing local public services. These ideas might be focused on preventing social problems from starting, from growing worse, or from creating follow-on needs. The ShareLab Fund aims to test this hypothesis by supporting early stage organizations to develop and apply collaborative digital platforms to tackle real world … [Read more...]

Friends of Liberia: Seeking Applications for Small Grants Program

Deadline: 1 January 2018 Friends of Liberia (FOL) is seeking applications for small grants of up to $3000 supporting programs in Education, Psycho-Social Support System Rehabilitation and Entrepreneurship. Programs Organizations operating in Liberia and involved in any of the programs listed below: Education General education by schools Developing literacy skills in children Training of teachers Education of girls Health education Water, Sanitation, and … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Burundi: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP 2018)

Deadline: 30 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Burundi is seeking applications for its U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP 2018). Funding Information Floor on Amount of Individual Awards: US $10,000 per project. Ceiling on Amount of Individual Awards: $200,000 per project. Funding Areas Through the AFCP Program, the Department of State supports projects to preserve cultural heritage in the following three areas: CULTURAL SITES: conservation of an ancient … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Belarus: Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Program

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The United States Embassy in Belarus is seeking project proposals for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018 Competition. The United States Embassy in Belarus (“the Embassy”) requests proposals for funding in FY 2018 for projects to preserve cultural heritage in less developed countries through the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). Funding Areas AFCP supports projects to preserve cultural heritage in the following … [Read more...]

U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand: U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP) 2018

Deadline: 31 December 2017 The U.S. Embassy in Bangkok, Thailand and the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs of the U.S. Department of State has announced the 2018 call for proposals for the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP). AFCP-supported projects include the restoration of ancient and historic buildings, assessment and conservation of rare manuscripts and museum collections, preservation and protection of important archaeological sites, and the documentation of … [Read more...]